Name

Baby's Breath

Latin

Gypsophila

Secret Meaning

Innocence, Pure of Heart

Alternative Names:

Facts & Folkore:

Baby's Breath belongs to the carnation family and is a plant native to Eurasia, Africa, Australia, and the Pacific Islands. The genus name is from the Greek gypsos ("gypsum") and philios ("loving"), a reference to the gypsum-rich substrates on which some species grow. A sweet aromatic addition to bouquets, this plant is mildly toxic to dogs

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